Arabs and Empire before Islam

Level B NR956.01 /745547 Available
Level B NR956.01 /745547 Available
Full title: Arabs and Empire before Islam / edited by Greg Fisher
Other authors: Fisher, Greg
Format: Book           


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300 0 |a 608 p. :  |b 89 black and white illustrations and 16 colour plates,  |c 24 cm. 
505 0 |a Table of Contents -- Editor's Introduction -- 1. Arabs and Empires before the sixth century / Aldo Corcella, Touraj Daryaee, Greg Fisher, Matt Gibbs, Ariel S. Lewin, Michael C. A. Macdonald, Donatella Violante, and Conor Whately -- 2. Before Himyar: epigraphic evidence for the kingdoms of Saudi Arabia / Christian Julien Robin -- 3. Himyar, Aksum, and Arabia Deserta in Late Antiquity: the epigraphic evidence / Christian Julien Robin -- 4. The archaeological evidence for the Jafnids and the Nasrids / Denis Genequand -- 5. Arabs in the conflict between Rome and Persia, 491-630 / Peter Edwell, with contributions from George Bevan, Greg Fisher, Geoffrey Greatrex, Conor Whateley, and Philip Wood -- 6. Arabs and Christianity / Greg Fisher and Philip Wood, with contributions from George Bevan, Geoffrey Greatrex, Basema Hamarneh, Peter Schadler, and Walter Ward -- 7. Provincia Arabia: Nabataea, the emergence of Arabic as a written language, and Graeco-Arabica / Zbigniew T. Fiema, Ahmad Al-Jallad, Michael C. A. Macdonald, and Laïla Nehmé -- 8. Arabic and Persian sources for pre-Islamic Arabia / Harry Munt, with contributions from Touraj Daryaee, Omar Edaibat, Robert G. Hoyland, and Isabel Toral-Niehoff -- Index of sources -- Epigraphic and papyrological sigla -- Bibliography -- Index 
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650 0 |a Arabs  |x History 
650 0 |a Inscriptions, Arabic 
650 0 |a Codicology 
650 0 |a Manuscripts, Arabic. 
651 0 |a Saudi Arabia  |x History  |x Sources 
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